morpho

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noun mor·pho \ ˈmȯr-(ˌ)fō \

Definition of morpho

plural morphos
:any of a genus (Morpho of the family Morphoidae) of large showy tropical American butterflies that typically have a brilliant blue metallic luster on the upper surface of the wings

Origin and Etymology of morpho

New Latin, from Greek Morphō, epithet of Aphrodite


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